Broader Impacts Writing Retreat

Attention: Faculty, Academic Staff, Postdocs, and Graduate Students

April 16, 2024, 10:00 a.m. — 4:00 p.m.
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing, Michigan
Lunch and beverages provided

Spend a full day with MSU's broader impacts consultants away from your everyday responsibilities working on the broader impacts plan for your next NSF proposal. We will start at 10:00 a.m. with a quick overview of the fundamentals of broader impacts and an introduction to the ARIS Broader Impacts Toolkit, a suite of online tools to assist you in developing your BI plan. BI consultants will be on hand throughout the day to answer your questions and provide individual consultation and feedback on your BI plan. 

Broader Impacts Consultants: 

  • Miles McNall, Director for Community-Engaged Research, Office for Public Engagement and Scholarship, University Outreach and Engagement
  • Sara Steenrod, Grant Consultant, Office of Research and Innovation
  • Lauren Aerni-Flessner, Grant Consultant, Office of Research and Innovation
  • Denice Blair, Director of Education, MSU Museum
  • Angie Kankula, Research Administration Manager, Office of Research and Innovation

Sponsors: University Outreach and Engagement and Office of Research and Innovation